SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -

Several schools and civic organizations will host Veterans Day ceremonies and events today. The following is a partial list of the many events going on:

Strafford High School: Veterans Honor Program, 9 a.m.
Fort Leonard Wood: Korean War Monument Dedication at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, 9 a.m.
Fair Grove High School: Veterans Celebration, 10 a.m. Veterans and community members invited.
Drury University: Celebration at Armed Forces Plaza, 11 a.m. Free and open to public.
Branson Veterans Parade: Downtown Branson, 11 a.m. Free to public.
Republic Schools: Veterans Ceremony including remembrance of Special Agent Joseph Peters, 12:45 p.m. Lyon and McCulloch elementary schools will host assemblies at 2:30 p.m. as well. Other schools will participate in Veterans Day-themed classroom activities.
Kickapoo High School: Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony, 1:30 p.m. Veterans and immediate family as well as current active military welcome. RSVP with Kickapoo High School office.